Teen Summer Program in Florence
Summer Program for Teenagers (15 – 18 yrs)
Italian Language, Culture Studies & Activities
Tuition, Housing, Meals, Activities, & Tours
1 Week: $1395 USD all inclusive
Open to all Worldwide
Study Italian and experience Florence, Italy this summer. 1 week sessions in June, July and August. All inclusive price includes the course tuition, housing, meals, activities, local tours, and materials. Students are supervised at all times while attending the program, and while staying with the Italian host families. All host families are located within easy walking distance to the program location. Includes airport pick-up service,and drop off. Meet other young people (teenagers) from all over the world. Italian language lessons are in the morning (9:00 am – 13:00 pm), a total of 20 hrs for the week, M-F. After the lessons, then students have lunch with the program supervisor in a self service restaurant nearby, and then is followed by fund cultural activities and tour excursion in Florence. Join us this summer for a fun way to improve your Italian and experience Italy ! Early registration is advised.
Florence is known as the “Cradle of the Renaissance”, with a population of over 500,000, is easy to reach by car or train. It offers the visitor historical and artistic cultural events year-around. Program is located in the heart of Florence, nearby the Duomo and Uffizi Gallery. It’s location allows for easy half-day excursions to Pisa, Siena, or Lucca. Overall, a wonderful place to spend part of your summer learning Italian and experiencing the Italian culture.
Italian language courses that are organized for teenagers aged between 15 – 18 yrs, and take place in the morning – early afternoons, M-F for 1 week at a time. Structured in a way so that they are learning in a fun way. Students are tested and placed in the proper level. Classes are taught in the mornings from 9:00 am – 13:00 pm. 20 hrs per week. Can extend for a 2nd week if desired. All courses are taught for qualified instructors (university trained) to teach Italian as a 2nd language. All levels offered: beginner, intermediate, advanced.
Students can earn academic credit (high school or college). Certification transcript issued upon completing the weekly course. Possible to earn 1 credit (transfer). 20 hrs of classes per week.
Organized group activities (cultural) are included at no additional cost. Staff supervises students at all activities. Students should bring comfortable walking shoes (sport type), as well as a bathing suit, and 1 towel.
Includes the following:
- Walking tours in the historical center of Florence
- Treasure hunt through the streets of the historical center (& get ice cream)
- Italian cooking lessons with a dinner
- Visit to museum with art history teacher
- Afternoon at the pool and refreshments
- Half day excursion to Pisa, Siena, or Lucca
- Meeting with Italian students (exchange)
- Dinner in a classic pizzeria
Students are required to have medical and accidental insurance. Family coverage plan, or buy additional insurance to cover their stay in Italy (& while traveling there and back).
CSA will provide some web-links for student type (travel) medical and accidental, to easily buy online.
HOUSING – Included ( Italian host family)
Housing with nearby Italian Host Families is included, as well as 2 meals daily (Breakfast & Dinner). Families have been screened well, and are selected by the staff there in Florence. Each host family takes very good care of the student – guest, and supervises them. Family info (details) are provided prior to program start date – included as part of the confirmation documents (admission docs). Let su know if you have any dietary restrictions, food allergies, or diabetic.
DATES & FEES
Summer Sessions – 1 Week each – June, July, August.
Specific start dates (check-in) on Sunday’s, and end dates (check-out) on Saturday’s.
|2019 Dates: 1 Week
* June 30th – July 6th
* July 14th – July 20th
* August 4th – August 10th
* August 18th – August 24th
|2020 Dates: 1 Week
* June 28th – July 4th
* July 12th – July 18th
* August 2nd – August 8th
* August 16th – August 22nd
|2021 Dates: 1 Week
* June 27th – July 3rd
* July 11th – July 17th
* August 1st – August 7th
* August 15th – August 21st
* Note: Can extend the stay by 1 week (upon request).
Early registration advised !
FEES – All inclusive
1 Week: $1395 USD
* Additional week is possible upon request, cost extra $1300 USD.
* Tuition, housing, activities, excursions, materials, pick-up / drop off – all included in price.
* Airfare (travel to Florence), not included.
Teen Ages: 15 – 18 yrs
Open to all students (teenagers) worldwide.
Early registration is advised.
ARRIVAL / DEPARTURE
Students should arrive into Florence by Sunday (for check-in), and plan to check-out Saturday.
Please inform CSA staff of arrival details, and departure.
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